Chariot

The Better Way to Commute From the LES to Midtown, Sponsored by Chariot

Meet Chariot. If you’ve been anywhere near the LES/East Village or Midtown during commuting hours, it’s likely that you have already seen the teal chariots bringing residents to and from work. …

Grand Street near Clinton Street. Photo by Matt Marello.

1,000+ Local Residents Urge DOT to Fix Clinton Street Traffic Bottleneck

If you live near the intersection of Clinton and Grand streets, it’s impossible to forget that it’s is a dangerous and unpleasant area for pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists. …

Photo courtesy of Chariot.

Ford’s Chariot Shuttle Launches With Lower East Side Service

If the MTA’s “summer of hell” has got you down, here’s one alternative for your morning and evening commute. …

14a bus on Grand Street. File photo.

Public Invited to Speak Out About 14A Bus Service Tuesday Evening

If you have something to say about service on the M14a bus line, tomorrow night is your opportunity. …

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Bicyclist Injured in Collision on Canal Street

A taxi driver struck a bicyclist in Chinatown this morning. …

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Citi Bike Station at Canal and Rutgers Street Will Be Temporarily Removed Today

Here’s a service alert from Citi Bike. The station at Canal and Rutgers Street will be temporarily removed today.

As previously reported, the station …

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Sometimes City Hall Moves Fast: Clinton Street Traffic Agents on the Job Today

At last night’s town hall meeting hosted by Mayor de Blasio on the Lower East Side, local residents asked all sorts of questions about big picture issues, as well as hyperlocal concerns. …

Clinton Street at East Broadway.

Transportation Department Begins Study of Clinton Street Traffic Nightmare

Clinton Street at East Broadway.

Due to road construction work, Clinton Street in the area between Grand Street and East Broadway was a fiasco …

Clinton Street near Grand Street.

Petition: Close Clinton Street Entrance to Williamsburg Bridge

Local resident Matt Marello has started a petition to close Clinton street has an entrance to the Williamsburg Bridge. …

straus square may 2017

Community Board 3 Panel Signs Off on Closure of Canal Street Alongside Straus Square

City planners and the Lower East Side Partnership won preliminary support last night from Community Board 3’s Transportation Committee to close a section of Canal Street alongside Seward Park. …

Clinton Street near Grand Street. File photo.

Squadron, Fellow Elected Officials Urge Clinton/Grand Street Changes

State Sen. Daniel Squadron and other elected officials have sent a letter to the Department of Transportation (DOT), urging the city to do something about gridlock on Clinton Street. …

Delancey and Forsyth streets. File photo.

Pedestrian Struck This Morning on Delancey Street

A woman, believed to be in her 20s, was struck by a vehicle early this morning on Delancey Street. …

Passengers wait to board a bus run by Yep Tours on Pike Street, 2015.

CB3 Panel Pushes Back Against Yep Lawsuit, Temporary Bus Permit

Community Board 3’s transportation committee last week approved a strongly worded resolution in response to a federal lawsuit by Yep Tours, Inc. against the City of New York. …

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Here’s the City’s Plan For Delancey Street Protected Bike Lanes

A plan to add a two-way protected bike lane on Delancey Street in 2018 was warming received by the transportation committee of Community Board 3 last week. …

Clinton Street near Grand Street.

Clinton Street Congestion on the Agenda For CB3 Transportation Committee

If you’re concerned about neighborhood traffic congestion issues, you’ll want to keep next week’s meeting of Community Board 3’a transportation committee on your radar. …